Using current weather, surf, public safety alerts and beach conditions we calculate hazard levels at ten Kauai beaches. Hazard ratings may vary between nearshore and offshore. Use the switch below the map to toggle the display.

Select a beach from the map or list to learn more about current conditions and activities.

Kauai South Shore
Nearshore Offshore Beach
Kekaha Beach Park
Salt Pond Beach Park
Poipu Beach Park
Kauai East Shore
Nearshore Offshore Beach
Lydgate Pond
Lydgate Beach
Kealia Beach Park
Anahola Beach Park
Kauai North Shore
Nearshore Offshore Beach
Hanalei Bay
Haena Beach Park
Keʻe Beach

kauai Alerts

High Surf Advisory
Jul 21 2017 - 3:23pm to Jul 24 2017 - 12:00pm
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF THE BIG ISLAND...MAUI...MOLOKAI...OAHU AND KAUAI... .AN EAST SWELL GENERATED BY TROPICAL CYCLONE FERNANDA COMBINED WITH WAVES PRODUCED BY STRONG TRADE... more